The most audacious thing I could possibly state in this day and age is that life is worth living. It’s worth being bashed against. It’s worth getting scarred by. It’s worth pouring yourself over every one of its coals.
― Jeff Buckley

Give me lust, baby.

Give me malice.
Give me detached existentialist ennui.
Give me rampant intellectualism as a coping mechanism.

― Chuck Palahniuk (Invisible Monsters)
I’ve always known that there’s more going on inside me than finds its way into the world, but this is probably true of everyone. Who doesn’t regret that he isn’t more fully understood?
― Richard Russo; Bridge of Sighs
Please waste your time on me.
― Six Word Story
Do not dare not to dare.
― ― C.S. Lewis
Don’t touch me if you don’t mean it.
The War Boys, 2009